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DK Find Out! - Allows your child to search, learn, and explore information on a safe and secure site. Perfect for help with homework, Dorling Kindersley's clear, reliable, and highly visual content covers a range of interesting and educational subjects. There are quizzes, videos and animations, and new content being added all the time to engage and fascinate your child.
Encyclopaedia Britannica - Easy to use and easy to find, trusted information packaged for kids, teens and adults. Contains the complete encyclopaedia as well as Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus and The Britannica Yearbook. Choose from the complete encyclopaedia or the student or junior editions: Tutorial.
Lights and Sound: A digital Scavenger Hunt workbook for Kids
Mixtures and Solutions: A digital Scavenger Hunt workbook for Teens
Gale Virtual Reference Library - A full text encyclopaedia and eBook collection with information for kids on dinosaurs, weather, history, the human body and so much more.
Infobase - A collection of eBooks on scientific subjects: geology, biology, physics, chemistry, the environment, as well as biographies of prominent people. Some literature guides also. High School level.
Macquarie Dictionary & Thesaurus - More than just an online dictionary and thesaurus, find out about measurements, the Australian Word Map, chemical elements, language resources, punctuation, Roman numerals, collective nouns as well as lots of weird and wacky word facts.
National Geographic Kids - Go on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology and space with reputable, authoritative and age-appropriate digital resources.
School A to Z - This website from the NSW Department of Education offers parents and kids resources for homework help, wellbeing, technology, as well as school guides.
TumbleBooks - Select 'non-fiction books' to see the range of informative titles in this collection. Educational videos are also available. Topics include animals, history, science, weather, the human body, places and cultures, the environment, biographies and much more. There are also books in other languages, and educational games to challenge and entertain your little ones.